Lincoln Tech in Grand Prairie, TX
Home of the Hussmann TechX Center & the BMW STEP Program
Home of the Hussmann TechX Center & the BMW STEP Program
The Lincoln Tech Grand Prairie TX campus is located in the center of the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex and specializes in career training in the Automotive and Skilled Trades industries. Leading employers like BMW and Hussmann have chosen the campus to provide partnership training programs that increase career opportunities for graduates, offering certificate, diploma, and degree-granting program options.
Lincoln Tech’s Grand Prairie campus offers housing opportunities for students relocating to attend school. Some students find that they want to stay in Texas to launch a new career after they graduate. This is due to the many career opportunities that become available throughout the State for graduates from one of our Campus' 6 training programs.
In a recent poll, the readers of the Dallas Morning News selected Lincoln Tech as the Best Trade/Technical School in the Dallas Fort Worth area.
Programs and Partnerships
- Automotive Technology – This campus offers the nation’s only BMW STEP career training program found outside of a BMW facility. Then consider that the U.S. Department of Labor is predicting an 8% increase in job demand for auto technicians during the 2018 to 2028 time-period1. Unique training and high demand can mean great opportunity and career prospects.
- Collision Repair and Refinishing Technology – A convenient blended learning format lets you complete some of your coursework online from home so you can spend more time on campus painting, airbrushing, and performing hands-on auto body repairs.
- Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Machining and Manufacturing Technology – Students train in the HAAS Technical Education Center (HTEC) located right on campus. They learn to read blueprints, write the M-Code and G-Code that will direct the machine's operation, and become competent in operating industry-standard machinery such as HAAS Automation 3, 4 and 5-axis lathes & mills.
- Diesel and Truck Technology – Job opportunities for Diesel Technicians in Texas are projected to increase 14% between 2018 and 20282.
- HVAC – Climate control and environmental concerns are ever evolving, and HVAC technicians who understand the relation can truly excel in this field. The Grand Prairie campus also includes the Hussmann TechX Center – a specialty training facility sponsored by Hussmann to train their next generation of technicians. Graduating HVAC students can apply to this advanced training program from any Lincoln Tech HVAC campus.
- Welding Technology – The oil & petroleum refinement industry is ever-present in Texas, and welders are always in demand to meet production deadlines. This program also includes an optional Introduction to Pipefitting.
- The Hussmann TechX center, dedicated to manufacturer-specific training that leads to careers with one of the world’s top makers of commercial refrigeration equipment.
- Industry-standard CNC equipment provided by Haas Automation.
- More than 60 individual welding booths.
- Fully-equipped real-world auto and diesel bays.
- Dedicated training space for BMW STEP (Service Technician Education Program).
- Take a virtual tour of our Grand Prairie campus.
The Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex is the largest such metropolitan area in the southwestern United States, and our campus sits at its center. When you train at Lincoln Tech, you’ll be close to:
- Dallas, home of the NFL’s Cowboys, the NHL’s Stars, and the NBA’s Mavericks.
- Arlington, home of Major League Baseball’s Texas Rangers.
- Fort Worth, where you’ll find the Texas Motor Speedway – the largest-capacity NASCAR site outside of Indianapolis.
- Grand Prairie Municipal Airport.
- Interstates 20 and 30, and the President George Bush Turnpike.
- Six Flags Over Texas and Six Flags Hurricane Harbor.
Take advantage of the projected career opportunities ahead, and put your potential to work at Lincoln Tech’s Grand Prairie campus. Call or visit the campus today to get started.
1 National Center for O*NET Development. Texas Employment Trends: 49-3023.00 - Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics. O*NET OnLine. Retrieved January 6, 2022, from https://www.onetonline.org/link/localtrends/49-3023.00?st=TX&g=Go
2 National Center for O*NET Development. Texas Employment Trends: 49-3031.00 - Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists. O*NET OnLine. Retrieved January 6, 2022, from https://www.onetonline.org/link/localtrends/49-3031.00?st=TX&g=Go
Financial Aid available to those who qualify. A branch of the Indianapolis, IN campus.
The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB) adopted rules codified under Title 19 of the Texas Administrative Code, Sections 1.110 – 1.120, on October 25, 2012. The rules create a student complaint procedure to comply with the U.S. Department of Education's "Program Integrity" regulations, which require each state to have a student complaint procedure in order for public and private higher education institutions to be eligible for federal Title IV funds.
How to Submit a Complaint: After exhausting the Lincoln complaint process, associate’s degree students may initiate a complaint with THECB by sending the required forms either by electronic mail to StudentComplaints@thecb.state.tx.us, or by mail to the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, Office of General Counsel, P.O. Box 12788, Austin, Texas 78711-2788. Facsimile transmissions of the forms are not accepted. Complaint forms can be found at http://www.thecb.state.tx.us/studentcomplaints
The rules governing student complaints can be found in the Texas Administrative Code under Title 19, Part I, Chapter 1, Subchapter E, Sections 1.110 through 1.120 or at https://texreg.sos.state.tx.us/.